With your support, we have been able to fund outstanding research, leading toward cures and improved quality of life for children with cancer. Browse through more than 1,000 funded projects below.
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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|Preliminary Content Validation Steps for the Pediatric Oncology Patient Self-Report CTCAE||Children's National Medical Center / Pamela Hinds||Nurse Researcher Grants||2011||District of Columbia|
|Assessing the Relationship Between Physical Activity, Fatigue and Health Related Quality of Life in Children Receiving Cancer Treatment||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Pattianne Belfield, PNP, CRNP||Nurse Researcher Grants||2012||Pennsylvania|
|Childhood Cancer Survivor Utilization and Barriers to Primary Care Providers||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Micah Skeens, PNP||Nurse Researcher Grants||2012||Ohio|
|Effects of CNS Treatment on Antioxidant Level, Apoptosis and Cognitive Abilities in Childhood Leukemia||University of Arizona / Ki Moore, R.N./Ph.D.||Nurse Researcher Grants||2012||Arizona|
|Child and Adolescent Preferences for Involvement in their Cancer Treatment Decisions||Children's Research Institute / Katherine Kelly, Ph.D.||Nurse Researcher Grants||2012||District of Columbia|
|Evaluation of the Literacy Demand and Racial/Ethnic Influences for Self-Reported Symptomatic Adverse Events during Childhood Cancer Therapy||Palmetto Health / Janice Withycombe, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2013||South Carolina|
|PainSquad+: A Smartphone App to Support Real-Time Pain Management for Adolescents with Cancer||Hospital for Sick Children / Jennifer Stinson, RN, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2013||Ontario|
|Arterial Stiffness in Children who Recently Completed Cancer Therapy||University of North Carolina / Sheila Santacroce, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2013||North Carolina|
|Nitrosative Stress And Symptom Severity During Childhood Leukemia Treatment||Duke University Medical Center / Marilyn Hockenberry, RN, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2013||North Carolina|
|Sexuality in Adolescents with Cancer||University of Calgary / Nancy Moules, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2013||Alberta|